The BEPZA took the move to construct the two EPZs, as it had received positive signals from the previous government to go for expansion.
Earlier in 2008, the BEPZA governing body approved Meghna EPZ, to be set up at Gazaria in Munshiganj near the Dhaka-Chittagong Highway, amid increasing demand for plots by potential investors.
BEPZA provides fully serviced, secured industrial plots and standard factory buildings with simplified licensing and permitting procedure.
BEPZA has been striving hard to upgrade its operational efficiency to a level, which would cater the diversified needs of the investors.
To achieve this objective challenges ahead for BEPZA would be: